David Civitarese has an assist in three games for Bolzano of Italy, which is in the Austrian top league, which includes teams from The Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy and Slovakia.
Thanks to his dual Italian-Canadian citizenship, Civitarese does not count as an import for the club. Goalie Matt Zaba (2.36 gaa, .921 saves) is in the same league with the Vienna Capitals while Mike Boivin (two points, three games) and Mark Cullen (two points, three games) play for Salzburg.
Jimmy Kilpatrick recorded three points (two assists) in his first game for Neumarkt/Egna of the Austrian tier-2 league in northern Italy. Gabe Guentzel had a goal and assist in his opening game for Ritten/Renon of the top Italian league.
Colorado Springs forward Ben Holmstrom cleared waivers and is in training camp with AHL Adirondack (Flyers affiliate).
Kris Fredheim and Cody Lampl (under contract with ECHL Toledo) are both on AHL St. John’s training camp roster.